ASIAN BEEF AND NOODLE SALAD

Asian Beef and Noodle Salad --
 
  • Total Recipe Time: 30 to 35 minutes
  • Makes 4 servings

INGREDIENTS

  1. 1 pound beef Top Round Steak, cut 1 inch thick
  2. 8 ounces uncooked whole wheat thin spaghetti
  3. 8 ounces sugar snap peas
  4. 2 cups shredded carrots
  5. Salt and pepper
  6. 2 tablespoons toasted sesame seeds (optional)
Marinade:
  1. 1/2 cup prepared light Asian vinaigrette
  2. 1/3 cup hoisin sauce

INSTRUCTIONS FOR ASIAN BEEF AND NOODLE SALAD

  1. Cut beef steak lengthwise in half, then crosswise into 1/4 to 1/8-inch thick strips. Combine marinade ingredients in small bowl. Place beef and 1/4 cup marinade in medium bowl; toss to coat. Cover and marinate in refrigerator 30 minutes to 2 hours. Cover and reserve remaining marinade in refrigerator.
  2. Cook pasta according to package directions, adding peas and carrots during last 1 to 2 minutes and cooking until vegetables are crisp-tender. Drain; place pasta and vegetables in large serving bowl. Set aside.
  3. Meanwhile remove steak from marinade; discard marinade. Heat large nonstick skillet over medium-high heat until hot. Add 1/2 of beef; stir-fry 1 to 3 minutes or until outside surface of beef is no longer pink. (Do not overcook.) Repeat with remaining beef. Season with salt and pepper, as desired.
  4. Add beef with juices and reserved marinade to pasta and vegetables; toss to combine. Sprinkle with sesame seeds, if desired.
Comments (6)
Usage Guidelines.

Anonymous

Fast, easy and tasty. I reduced hoisin and peaniut sauce to 1/4 cup and it seemed to be plenty to coat meat.

Anonymous

This is one of my favorite weeknight recipes. It is quick, easy, and fun to eat. The kids like it, which makes it all that much better.

Anonymous

This is awesome. It's easy to prepare, reheats well, and is now a family favorite!

Anonymous

Excellent!! Easy prep, cook, and cleanup. Feeds a medium/large group. Everyone enjoyed it. Must try

twolbert

Very good, but I woul up the recipe amount just a little; especially if you want leftovers!

Anonymous

Both hubby and I loved this! Great amount of spicyness along with the other great flavors.